The following links may help you in doing an independent
search for information about education around the world:
for International Higher Education (Boston College)
and International Education Society (CIES)
from Developing Countries (Bureau for Research in Economic Analysis
- The Database on Education Systems in Europe
of International Education (Open Doors)
Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement
Education Programs Service (U.S. Dept. of Education)
Educational Comparisons (NCES)
Association of International Educators
Schools (U.S. State Department)
to the World (Library of Congress)
-- U.S. Network for Education Information (U.S. Dept. of Education)
the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization,
provides a megasite with extensive information on international education
and statistics and links to organizations, diplomatic missions, and
research and policy bodies around the world.
the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, provides
education and economic information concerning the 25 countries that
are members of OECD.
Virtual Tourist provides extensive general information about international
travel as well as different regions and individual countries.
Educational Information Services provides extensive information
on UNESCO education projects, links to affiliated organizations, and
access to the World Academic Database.
Association of Universities (IAU) maintains the World Academic Database,
containing descriptive data on postsecondary institutions in all countries
as well as international educational institutions and national agencies
and educational organizations.
Worldwide Classroom provides extensive links to primary, secondary,
and some postsecondary schools in many countries. General educational
information about each country is also presented.